Three injured in RTC

Saturday 25th October 2014 – 10.15am – John Hawker.

Three people have been injured following a crash in Birmingham this morning.

The crash occurred at the junction of Chester Road and Court Lane, Sutton Vesey at around 6.35am. Three ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Trusts MERIT team attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find two cars with significant damage.

“A woman, believed to be in her 60’s was trapped in one car and was treated at the scene for abdominal, back and pelvic injuries. She was trapped for around 40 minutes. The woman was extricated with the assistance of the fire service and her condition was stabilised. She was transferred to Queen Elizabeth Hospital Major Trauma Unit for further emergency treatment.

“The man driving the second car, believed to be in his 30’s, was also trapped in his vehicle and was treated at the scene for back and wrist injuries. He was also extricated from the vehicle and transferred to Heartlands hospital for further treatment.

“The passenger in the second car, a woman in her 30’s, suffered back pain in the crash and following treatment was also transferred to Heartlands for further treatment.

“Considering the damage to the vehicles the occupants were fortunate not to have suffered more serious injuries.”

Ends

We have no further details on this incident.

Written by officialwmas

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of 5.6 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country conurbation. The Trust has a total number of 4000 members of staff and uses 864 vehicles.

1 comment

  1. I would like to say a great big thank you to all of the emergency services who helped my aunt who was a victim of yesterday’s collision . You all played a massive part in saving lifes and on behalf of my aunt and her family , thank you once again. You all do an amazing job .

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